Dr. Tomer Zachariah Karas MD Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Dr. Tomer Karas is a thoracic and cardiac surgeon in Miami, Florida. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Miami Veterans Affairs Healthcare System and West Palm Beach Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical School at Houston and has been in practice for 16 years. He is one of 8 doctors at Miami Veterans Affairs Healthcare System and one of 2 at West Palm Beach Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Thoracic & Cardiac Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon: General Cardiac/Thoracic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Christus St Joseph Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1998 - 2004

Texas Heart Institute
Fellowship, Thoracic Surgery, 2004 - 2006

University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Class of 1998

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Sports Medicine

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Treatment of Chyle Leak by Percutaneous Alcohol Sclerosis of the Cisterna Chyli: A Case Report.
Bhatia, S. S.,Karas, T. Z.,Pereira, K.,King, M. J.,Yrizarry, J.

Surgery versus SABR for NSCLC.
Moghanaki, D.,Karas, T.

C-ring mitral annuloplasty: 27-year follow-up.
Karas, T.Z., Reul, G.J., Cooley, D.A.

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